OPEN SEPTEMBER 06 2014 // 7pm At Wendys Subway Address: 722 Metropolitan Av. 2nd Floor. Brooklyn. New York. L train to Graham Av Metro Station.
Curators: Systaime a.k.a Michaël Borras (France) Helena Acosta (Venezuela) Alan Schaffer (Venezuela) @electrikfreak
After Paris, Miami, Bruxelles, Caracas and China the Super Art Modern Museum (SPAMM by its French acronym) expands its borders and leaves digital sphere to occupy for the second time the art scene of New York. A selection of 30 artists of the digital art scene will be exhibit by a curator team conform by Helena Acosta , Alan Schaffer, and the french creator of SPAMM Systaime a.k.a Michaël Borras.
Does the Internet destined to upset traditional political power?
Over the last three decades, the proliferation and convergence of networked media information and technologies have helped generate a new genres and modes of communication redefining people’s engagement with media
Media audiences and consumers are also media users and participants, immersed in a complex language’s landscape. This continuing changing context has created unprecedented opportunities. for expression and interaction, especially among artists. The web is a free and powerful tool for challenging popular culture, politics discourses and realities manipulated by the official media. Digital artist are more than ever developing their own information sources, talk back and confront dominant media culture, politics and power.
In a moment of communicative immediacy and distortion of information, the artist makes new uses of the web in order to remove the prevalence of a single speech, showing other ways of seeing and operate.